Originally posted on Oregon Sports News  |  Last updated 6/3/12
Recently I was accused of being a bandwagon Seahawks fan. The fact that this accusation came from a friend of mine, whose relationship with me is based almost entirely off of messing with each other, should let you know that the accusation is both baseless and ridiculous. The accusation did do one thing though; it got me thinking about the nature of bandwagon fans. In my estimation, there are two types of bandwagon fans: those who change their favorite team each year to whichever team is at the top of the standings, and those who pick a team that they see as being on the rise and stick with them for awhile. The second type of bandwagon fans should be flocking to the Seahawks during and after this season. I’m not going to predict an NFC championship for the Seahawks this year; I’m not even going to pick them to beat out the 49ers for the NFC West championship. Neither of those two events is out of the realm of possibility but I just don’t believe that they will happen. I do think the
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